DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
We will hike through the woods, cross one stream, visit the Blue Ball Barn, and walk through a lovely neighborhood and along the Brandywine River. The way back takes us by the Art Museum and across the Brandywine, abut 8-9 miles. Bring water and lunch and a stick for one stream crossing. We will be hiking on dirt paths and paved paths.
WHERE: Alapocas Run State Park – Baseball Fields
EXACT COORDINATES: 39.773647, -75.565916
NEAREST ADDRESS: 290 Alapocas Dr Wilmington, DE
Alapocas Run State Park – Baseball Fields 290 Alapocas Dr Wilmington, DE
From the intersection of US-202 & DE-141. Head north on DE-141 for 207 ft. Make a U-turn in 0.2 mi. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto W Park Dr. Go through 1 traffic circle then 0.5 mi. Continue onto Augustine Rd for 0.4 mi. Turn right onto Alapocas Dr. Look for Alapocas ball field sign at the east entrance to the DuPont Experimental Station.
MapQuest knows this address as: 697 Alapocas Dr, Wilmington, DE 19803.